Other ID: 66
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): James S. Booth
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Determine the bearing capacity of calcarenites in various environments and under differing energy regimes; measure current velocities for analysis of sediment scour susceptibility.
Start Date: 1978-09-18
End Date: 1978-09-25
Equipment Used: In-situ Cone Penetrometer
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Samples: 21.
Staff: James S. Booth, Ronald C. Circe, Richard Farrow
Notes: Original Center People field contained: USGS-Corpus Christi: Jim Booth - Ch. Sci., Ronald C. Circe, Quenton Dokken, Richard Farrow, Jack Kindinger.
Key Largo, Florida Keys, Florida, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Booth, J.S., Farrow, Richard A., Wiley, George N., and Circe, Ronald C., 1982, Determination and analysis of bearing capacity of calcarenites off the Florida Keys: 17 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr82309.